[arch-releng] [arch-dev] 2009.01 Alpha ISOs

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Thu Jan 22 12:58:02 EST 2009

On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 11:26 AM, Gerhard Brauer <gerbra at archlinux.de> wrote:
> Am Thu, 22 Jan 2009 09:53:05 -0600
> schrieb Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com>:
>> On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 9:10 AM, Hugo Doria <hugodoria at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > I used this new iso to install on my laptop and it does not create
>> > the devices on /etc/fstab. There is no "/" entry there. When
>> > booting i get a lot of "cant find / in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab"
>> I haven't noticed this, though it has been a few iterations since I
>> fully went through the install. Gerhard, have you experienced this?
> No, all my test installations went fine. Of course, the necessary
> partitions must be mounted from the "Set mountpoints..." menu entry.
> Hugo, have go gone through this steps or have you partitioned,mkfs and
> mounted on command line?
>> > * There's only two categories on "Select Packages". Base and
>> > base-devel. And there are some packages with categorie "None";
>> This is new. I'll look into it
> This are the default groups since 2006.08. You could/should only
> install packages from base (and base-devel) and a few other packages
> during first time installation. Pre-2008.06 has groups like default or
> "other libs", but these aren't needed.

I'm just wondering where the "None" packages come from.

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